Registered Education Savings Plan (RESP) Canada | Everything you need to know

In recent years, I’ve been getting a lot of questions about the Registered Education Savings Plan which is more commonly known as RESP. I suppose I shouldn’t be that surprised that many of my peers are interested in the RESP rules since they’ve just had children. Heck, one of the first things I did when [...]

By |2019-07-25T06:41:40-04:00July 1st, 2019|Investing, Personal Finance, Young Money|

Why Millennials Should be Saving for Retirement Now

**This is a sponsored post written by me on behalf of the Financial Services Commission of Ontario. All opinions are my own. I hate to generalize, but it seems like not many Millennials are saving for retirement. This likely won’t surprise my fellow Millennials since many of us are dealing with student debt, a high [...]

By |2018-11-19T11:23:01-05:00November 1st, 2018|Investing, Personal Finance, Young Money|

Financial Aid Opportunities for Canadians Looking for an American Education

While Canada has a fantastic higher education system, many Canadian students may choose to come to the United States to attend college. Of course, however, American colleges and universities can be prohibitively expensive, making it difficult to finance a college degree in the U.S. With tuition costing as much as $40,000 per year at some [...]

By |2019-04-26T19:59:30-04:00September 13th, 2017|Personal Finance, Young Money|

How I Graduated Debt-free

Editors note: I want to introduce you to's newest contributor, Steven Van Sluytman. Steven has been quietly working behind the scenes with me on a few things so I'm excited to hear his stories on money. Steven is a 22-year-old Muskoka-raised student at the University of Ottawa who's about to graduate with a degree [...]

By |2017-07-26T21:23:00-04:00July 13th, 2017|Personal Finance, Young Money|

The Millionaire Teacher Review

The Millionaire Teacher is back! Okay, he technically didn’t go anywhere, but author Andrew Hallam has just released the second edition of his book The Millionaire Teacher: The Nine Rules of Wealth You Should Have Learned in School. Let’s be clear, if you’re looking to learn about personal finance and investing, this is a must-buy [...]

By |2019-09-21T20:14:33-04:00January 11th, 2017|Investing, My Money, Personal Finance, Young Money|